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Samuel Stennett

Samuel Stennett (1 June 1727 – 24 August 1795) was a Seventh Day Baptist minister and hymnwriter.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1727, Died 1795

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-39791 10-in. 8/10/1927 I am bound for the promised land Turkey Mountain Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
OKeh 9664 10-in. 5/12/1926 I am bound for the promised land Charlie Butler ; Julian Holloway Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
OKeh 9804 10-in. Oct. 1926 The promised land Jenkins Family Mixed vocal trio, with organ lyricist  
OKeh W402054 10-in. 8/3/1928 The promised land Charles Butts Sacred Harp Singers Vocal ensemble, with piano lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stennett, Samuel," accessed October 25, 2021,

Stennett, Samuel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2021, from

"Stennett, Samuel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 October 2021.

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